Margheim Friedrich

Male 1883 - 1955  (71 years)


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  • Name Margheim Friedrich 
    Born 23 Mar 1883  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Feb 1955  Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Mar 1955  Fairview Cemetery, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I04673  Margheim Family from Gottlieb
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2005 

    Father Margheim Johann Friedrich,   b. 1835, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1900, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Berta,   b. Abt 1850, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1920, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1882  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Flohr Elizabeth,   b. 11 May 1886, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1978, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 1905  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Morgheim Victor,   b. 1906, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1938, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +2. Morgheim Marie,   b. 9 Feb 1908, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1977, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +3. Morgheim Friedrich,   b. 24 Nov 1910, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1992, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Morgheim Katherine,   b. 24 Nov 1913, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1985, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +5. Morgheim Lydia,   b. 23 Jun 1918, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 2000, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +6. Morgheim Edward,   b. 18 Apr 1920, Longmont, Boulder County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1997, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +7. Morgheim Reuben,   b. 29 Oct 1923, Longmont, Boulder County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 2009, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +8. Morgheim Dorothy M.,   b. 13 Jun 1925, Denver, Denver County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 2007, Terrytown, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     9. Morgheim Herman,   b. 9 Jun 1926, Wyoming Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1972, Alameda, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +10. Morgheim Martha Louise,   b. 1 Aug 1929, Bayard, Morrill County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1993, Wheatland, Platte County, Wyoming Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F1761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Friedrich Margheim World War I Draft card, RFD, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska 12 Sep 1918.
    Friedrich Margheim World War I Draft card, RFD, Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska 12 Sep 1918.

  • Notes 
    • Information obtained by Dr. Igor Pleve, Saratov State University, Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia, George E. Margheim, Olympia, Washington, the American Historical Society Germans from Russia, and written and verbal information from family members. Obituary in German for Ferdinand Frederick Margheim is on file at AHSGR Lincoln, Nebraska. It indicates that the family came to the USA in 1912.

      Two passenger ship manifests were located on the family at the port of Baltimore, Maryland. One was dated March 2, 1912 on the ship S. S. Main, and the other dated March 12, 1912 on the ship S. S. Koln. For some reason the family did not leave the port of Bremen, Germany on March 2, 1912 as their names were crossed off the manifest. The family did leave Bremen on March 12, 1912 and arrived at Baltimore March 30, 1912. Information on the two manifests follows: Passenger #1; Friedrich Margheim, age 27. Occupation: Farm Laborer, Able to read and write?: yes. Nationality: Russian, Race: German. Last permanent residence: Makarovka (Merkel), Russia. The name and address of nearest relative, or friend, in country whence Alien came: Mother: Berta Margheim, Makarovka (Merkel). Final destination: Alliance, Nebraska. By whom passage paid: Self. Whether in possession of $50., and if less, how much?: $25. Whether going to join a relative, or friend, and if so, what relative, or friend, and his name and complete address: Brother Heinrich Margheim, Scottsbluff, Nebraska; Personal information: Height: 5' 6'; Complexion: Fair; Color of eyes: Brown. Color of hair: Brown; Passenger #2; Elisabeth, age 25; Height: 5' 1"; Complexion: Fair; Color of eyes: Brown; Color of hair: Brown; going to brother-in-law; Passenger #3; Victor, age 5 3/4; going to uncle; Passenger #4; Maria, age 3; going to uncle; Passenger #5; Friedrich, age 5 months, going to uncle.

      His World War I Draft Registration card reads as follows: Fred Morgheim, RFD Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska. Age 34. Born 23 March 1884 in Russia; White. Occupation: Beet Tender for Henry Martin, RFD Scottsbluff, Scottsbluff County, Nebraska. Wife: Lizzie Morgheim, same address. Height: medium. Build: medium. Color of eyes: Dark Brown. Color of hair: Black. Left arm crippled. Signed his name as Fred Morgheim.

      The 1920 Colorado US census listed the family in Denver Township as follows: Family Group 16, Fred Margheim, age 36, born in Russia; came to the USA in 1912. Wife: Lizzie, age 34, born in Russia; came to the USA in 1912. Children: Victor, age 13, born in Russia; Marie, age 11, born in Russia; Fred, age 8, born in Russia; Kate, age 6, born in Nebraska; Leddy (Lydia), age 4, born in Nebraska.

      The Colorado 1930 US Census for Logan County, Precinct 13 City of Sterling, listed the family as follows: Family Group 41, Fred Margheim, age 46, born in Russia, left for the USA in 1911, occupation: Farmer, General. Wife: Lizzie, age 43, born in Russia, left for the USA in 1911. Children: Lydia, age 11, born in Nebraska; Edward, age 9, born in Colorado; Ruben, age 7, born in Colorado; Dorothy M., age 3 11/12, born in Colorado; Herman, age 2 10/12, born in Colorado; Martha L., age 7/12, born in Nebraska.

      Obituary indicates that his occupation was a blacksmith.